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OVERBOARD

On her way home from an all-night surveillance job, V.I. Warshawski’s dogs lead her on a mad chase that ends when they discover a badly injured teen hiding in the rocks along Lake Michigan.

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ENDS OF JUSTICE

This collection includes an essay, a poem, and two short stories by acclaimed author Sara Paretsky.

All proceeds will be donated to organizations supporting reproductive health care.

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SHELL GAME

When her oldest friend’s nephew is framed for the murder of a man found dead in a forest near Chicago and her own niece has vanished without a trace, V.I. Warshawski has to play by someone else’s rules.

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BRUSH BACK

V.I. Warshawski thought she was in love with Frank Guzzo when he was a high school baseball star, but she’s long forgotten him until the day he comes into her office, wanting help with his mother.

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DEAD LAND

Chicago is the city of broad shoulders, but V.I. Warshawski knows its politics: “Pay to Play.” Money changes hands in the middle of the night; by morning, buildings and parks have been replaced by billion-dollar projects.

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Life After Dobbs

June 30, 2022

Spared the flames
I returned to Domremy
Minded my brothers’ children and their sheep

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UPCOMING EVENTS

June 1, 2024 | 4:30 pm

Words + Wine

Sara joins nine other writers at this fun, informal event that pairs books with wine. After a stroll through the 57th Street Art Fair, nab this great opportunity to chat […]

June 2, 2024 | 1:00 pm

Signing at New Barnes and Noble

I’m happy to welcome the new B&N stores to Chicago. Check out the book spot at Clark and Diversey and stop by to get a personalized copy of Pay Dirt.

September 28, 2024 | 12:00 pm

Kansas Book Festival

Sara delivers the keynote address at this year’s Kansas Book Festival in Topeka on September 28th at noon. The Festival runs 9 am – 4 pm. The lineup of 50 […]

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The Good Reviews Keep Coming

Pay Dirt has hit the stands, and the reviews are clear that THIS is the book to read. It’s made USA Today’s April booklist, as well as those of Crime […]

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Sara Paretsky Pay Dirt